Pecatonica Elementary School

  • Pecatonica Elementary School serves 199 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pecatonica Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Pecatonica Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Pecatonica Elementary School's student population of 199 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pecatonica Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pecatonica Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1056 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
1%
9%
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White
98%
70%
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Diversity Score0.040.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePecatonica Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Pecatonica Elementary School is Pecatonica High School (5.9 miles away)
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